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L-3, Raytheon March on to Army Contracts

According to the Department of Defense, “L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) was awarded a $28, 476, 296 time-and-material contract for aircraft workers.  Work is to be performed at Corpus Christi Army Depot, Corpus Christi, Texas, with an estimated completion date of Jan. 28, 2011.  One bid was solicited with one received.  …

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SAIC Inks Half-Billion Dollar INSCOM Contract

SAIC (NYSE: SAI) claimed a deal from U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM) to “provide a full range of multi-discipline intelligence services in support of Army intelligence operations.” According to the firm, “the multiple award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract has a one-year base period of performance, four one-year options, and …

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L-3 Scores Valuable SOCOM Contract

L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL)won a contract from the U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) for its “Panther Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT)” manpack satellite communications systems and associated equipment. According to the firm, “the systems will be used in support of USSOCOM’s Special Operations Forces Deployable Node-Lite (SDN-Lite) program, which will …

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Alion’s Mark Ives Discusses Cybersecurity Training

Alion’s Mark Ives spoke with ExecutiveBiz about his take on cybersecurity training: “So far, Alion’s cybersecurity training has focused on internal personnel; those with IT backgrounds and basic network experience are eligible for training. And, while no formalized benchmarks exist (yet), Ives, along with Alion Deputy CIO Jerome Fath, the …

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CACI’s Paul Cofoni Talks CMMI Level 5 Certification for Two of Firm’s Teams

Two CACI (NYSE:CACI) teams have reached significant milestones. According to the firm, “Industrial Consulting and Systems Division (ICSD), based in Norfolk, VA received the Software Engineering Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration for Development (CMMI-DEV) Maturity Level 5 rating.” “There are no better demonstrations of our people at their best than …

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Intelligent Decisions Named to Diverse 100 List, Harry Martin Comments

Intelligent Decisions (ID) was selected to the inaugural Diverse 100 list by Everything Channel’s CRN Magazine. According to the firm, “the list, created by the Everything Channel editorial and research team, focuses on solution provider organizations that have a founder, CEO or president that is a member of a recognized …

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DynCorp to Sponsor National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Golf Classic

DynCorp International is set to serve as the title sponsor of the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Golf Classic. The tournament will be held in Myrtle Beach, S.C., on November 7-12, 2010 with Sands Resorts serving as the host hotels. “When people think of the great sacrifices that are made …

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Raytheon, Boeing Set with Defense Contracts

According to the Department of Defense, “Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) is being awarded a sole-source modification for $42, 977, 351 under contract HQ0006-03-C-0047.  The modification includes both fixed-price and cost-plus-award-fee line items.  Under this cost-plus-award-fee contract modification, Raytheon will continue software maintenance in support of the AN/TYP-2 X-Band Radar.  The work …

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Northrop Books Air Force Deal; Booz Allen Turns Two

According to the Department of Defense, “Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) was awarded a $17, 032, 118 contract modification for the Electrical-Electronic Equipment Test Station.  At this time, $3, 781, 981 has been obligated.  AFNWC/PKME, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is the contracting agency (F42610-98-C-0001; modification number not yet assigned).” Booz …

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General Dynamics Wins Deal from Harris to Make Antennas

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) claimed an $80 million contract from Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) “to design, manufacture and install six new 16-meter antennas and upgrade four 9-meter satellite communications antennas.” The deal comes in support of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) new GOES-R program. According to the firm, …

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